Cecil B. DeMille
Cecil Blount DeMille was an American film director and producer. Between 1914 and 1958, he made a total of 70 features, both silent and sound films. He is acknowledged as a founding father of the American cinema and the most commercially successful producer-director in film history. His films were distinguished by their epic scale and by his cinematic showmanship. His silent films included social dramas, comedies, Westerns, farces, morality plays, and historical... Read More
|Born||Cecil Blount DeMille
August 12, 1881
Ashfield, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||January 21, 1959 (aged 77)
Hollywood, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Producer, director, editor, screenwriter, actor|